MD HB338 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 44-1)
Status: Passed on May 25 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-05-25 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 635
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Renaming the food stamp program to be the food supplement program; requiring the State to provide matching funds to counties for a supplement for each child in a household that receives federally funded benefits under the food supplement program; providing for each eligible child a combined State and county supplement of $30 per month in June, July, and August, and $10 in December; requiring a county to submit a certain application by December 1 to receive certain funding; specifying the required State and local shares of funding; etc.

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Human Services - Food Supplements (Summer SNAP for Children Act)


Roll Calls

2019-03-21 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (47-0) (Y: 48 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 5) [PASS]
2019-03-10 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (118-21) (Y: 119 N: 22 NV: 2 Abs: 6) [PASS]


2019-05-25HouseEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 635
2019-03-26HouseReturned Passed
2019-03-25SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2019-03-22SenateSecond Reading Passed
2019-03-22SenateFavorable Report Adopted
2019-03-22SenateFavorable Report by Budget and Taxation
2019-03-15SenateHearing 3/20 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-03-14SenateFirst Reading Budget and Taxation
2019-03-13HouseThird Reading Passed (118-21)
2019-03-12HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-12HouseFavorable with Amendments {244964/1 Report Adopted
2019-03-11HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Appropriations
2019-01-29HouseHearing 2/05 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-01-28HouseFirst Reading Appropriations


Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments